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Nicaragua #83882

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 24, 1983
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(Studio) CIA's support of anti-government guerrillas in Nicaragua noted.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(San Jose, Costa Rica) Pol. threat to Sandinista government of defector and guerrilla leader Eden Pastora Gomez also known as Commander Zero, examined; Pastora's background and current guerrilla activity examined. Films shown. [PASTORA - speaks in Spanish.] His criticism of USSR and Cuban support of Sandinistas while Costa Rica has captured Chinese weapons bound for Pastora noted. [Costa Rica mind of Info. Armando VARGAS - has investigated all reports of gunrunning in Costa Rica.] Pastora said denying use of Costa Rican territory. [Democrat Revolutionary Alliance spokesperson Alfonso ROBELO - claims network inside Nicaragua.] Pol. problems posed by Pastora for Sandinistas explained.
REPORTER: Peter Collins

Collins, Peter;
Jarriel, Tom

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